Find “dark stores” suits in your community

Use this chart to view “dark stores” lawsuits filed in the past three years by retailers across Wisconsin. Search by county, or by business name. Or, click on a column header to sort the entire list. (Where items are blank, details were not available.)

RetailerCountyCase StatusOriginal AssessmentRetailers Requested AssessmentDifference in Assessments New AssessmentYear
Menards
(Rice Lake)
BarronOpen$9,933,500 $6,737,430 $3,196,070 n/a 2016
Menards
(Bellevue)
BrownClosed
(Settlement , refund of $8,727 )
$8,476,100 $6,125,000 $2,351,100 $8,000,000 2016
Wal-Mart
(Bellevue)
BrownOpen$10,368,000 $7,500,000 $2,868,000 n/a2017
Menards
(Howard)
BrownClosed
(Withdrawn by retailer, undisclosed )
$12,453,000 $8,709,100 $3,743,900 n/a2016
Menards
(Howard)
BrownClosed
(Withdrawn by retailer, undisclosed )
$12,453,000 $8,709,100 $3,743,900 n/a2017
Woodman's
(Howard)
BrownOpen$15,834,300 $12,236,000 $3,598,300 n/a2017
Walgreen's
(DeForest)
DaneClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$23,363,900 $15,000,000 $8,363,900 n/a2015
Walgreen's
(DeForest)
DaneOpen$30,187,600 $18,000,000 $12,187,600 n/a2017
Walgreen's
(Fitchburg)
DaneClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$3,350,000 $1,800,000 $1,550,000 $2,590,000 2014
Target
(Fitchburg)
DaneClosed
(Judicial decision, undisclosed )
$15,880,000 $9,700,000 $6,180,000 $15,880,000 2015
ShopKo
(Madison)
DaneOpen$10,000,000 $3,870,000 $6,130,000 n/a2017
ShopKo
(Madison)
DaneOpen$11,304,000 $3,985,508 $7,318,492 n/a2017
Walgreen's
(Shorewood Hills)
DaneClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$3,305,405 $2,400,000 $905,405 $2,999,999 2015
Walgreen's
(Verona)
DaneClosed
(Judicial decision, undisclosed )
$4,150,000 $2,335,000 $1,815,000 $2,900,000 2015
Sears
(Eau Claire)
Eau ClaireClosed
(Trial, undisclosed )
$6,600,000 $4,650,000 $1,950,000 $6,600,000 2015
Bon-Ton
(Eau Claire)
Eau ClaireOpen$6,100,000 $1,013,880 $5,086,120 n/a2017
Sears
(Eau Claire)
Eau ClaireOpen$6,600,000 $1,167,533 $5,432,467 n/a2017
Menards
(Eau Claire)
Eau ClaireOpen$10,950,000 $6,435,000 $4,515,000 n/a2017
Menards
(Eau Claire)
Eau ClaireOpen$1,680,000 $900,900 $779,100 n/a2017
Menards
(Eau Claire)
Eau ClaireOpen$10,085,000 $5,534,100 $4,550,900 n/a2017
Sears
(Ripon)
Fond du LacClosed$3,087,000 $1,770,222 $1,316,778 n/a2017
Menards
(Johnson Creek)
JeffersonOpen$8,512,500 $6,069,845 $2,442,655 n/a2016
Walgreen's
(Lake Mills)
JeffersonOpenn/a2016
Wal-Mart
(Watertown)
JeffersonOpen$10,672,000 $9,500,000 $1,172,000 n/a2017
Walgreen's
(Kenosha)
KenoshaClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$3,100,000 $1,600,000 $1,500,000 $2,377,800 2015
Walgreen's
(Kenosha)
KenoshaClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$3,000,000 $1,800,000 $1,200,000 $2,519,900 2015
Walgreen's
(Kenosha)
KenoshaClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$2,910,200 $1,800,000 $1,110,200 $2,573,200 2015
CVS
(Kenosha)
KenoshaClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$3,384,000 $1,700,000 $1,684,000 $2,470,0002015
CVS
(Kenosha)
KenoshaClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$3,036,700 $1,322,500 $1,714,200 $2,494,900 2015
Menards
(Kenosha)
KenoshaClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$11,194,700 $6,298,721 $4,895,979 $9,500,000 2017
Meijer Stores
(Kenosha)
KenoshaOpen$19,480,400 $9,000,000 $10,480,400 n/a2017
Macy's
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseOpen$5,719,600 $4,000,000 $1,719,600 n/a2015
Sears
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseOpen$6,462,500 $3,750,000 $2,712,500 n/a2015
K-Mart
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseOpen$3,670,600 $2,700,000 n/a2015
Walgreen's
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$2,523,700 $2,250,000 2015
Walgreen's
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$2,890,200 $2,500,000 2015
Menards
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseOpen$10,456,300 $6,400,000 $4,056,300 n/a2016
Bon-ton/Macy's
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseOpen$5,719,600 $2,500,000 $3,219,600 n/a2017
Bon-Ton
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseOpen$2,108,000 $1,700,000 $408,000 n/a2017
Menards
(LaCrosse)
LaCrosseOpen$10,456,200 $6,400,000 $4,056,200 n/a2017
Menards
(Onalaska)
LaCrosseClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$10,448,200 $4,913,038 $5,535,162 $8,000,000 2015
CVS
(Manitowoc)
ManitowocClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$2,650,000 $1,600,000 $1,050,000 $2,200,000 2015
Menards
(Manitowoc)
ManitowocClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$8,729,800 $5,900,000 $2,829,800 $7,500,000 2014
Menards
(Manitowoc)
ManitowocClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$8,729,800 $5,900,000 $2,829,800 $7,300,000 2016
Menards
(Manitowoc)
ManitowocClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$8,729,800 $5,900,000 $2,829,800 $7,200,000 2017
Menards
(Marshfield)
MarathonOpen$8,225,700 $5,594,091 $2,631,609 n/a 2016
Wal-Mart
(Marshfield)
MarathonOpen$10,726,900 $9,500,000 $1,226,900 n/a 2017
Menards
(Marshfield)
MarathonOpen$8,225,700 $5,945,160 $2,280,540 n/a 2017
Menards
(Wausau)
MarathonClosed
(Settlement, refund of $46,131.43 )
$12,203,900 $6,150,000 $6,053,900 $10,400,000 2015
Walgreen's
(Wausau)
MarathonOpen$5,500,000 $2,211,547 $3,288,453 n/a 2015
Walgreen's
(Wausau)
MarathonOpen$3,750,000 $2,263,537 $1,486,463 n/a 2016
Walgreen's
(Wausau)
MarathonOpen$3,750,000 $2,200,000 $1,550,000 n/a 2017
Menards
(Wausau)
MarathonClosed
(Settlement, refund of $50,004.50 )
$12,203,900 $6,150,000 $6,053,900 $10,200,000 2016
Sears
(Wausau)
MarathonClosed$4,000,000 $2,688,700 $1,311,300 n/a 2016
Bon-Ton
(Wausau)
MarathonClosed
(Settlement, refund of $40,439.79 )
$5,025,800 $3,016,000 $2,009,800 $3,405,200 2016
CVS
(Wausau)
MarathonClosed
(Settlement, refund of $42,835.05 )
$3,875,000 $1,507,800 $2,367,200 $2,000,000 2015
Menards
(Marinette)
MarinetteOpenn/a2016
Wal-Mart
(Marinette)
MarinetteOpenn/a2017
Menards
(Marinette)
MarinetteClosed n/a2017
Menards
(Franklin)
MilwaukeeOpen$10,013,300 $5,500,000 $4,513,300 n/a2016
Macy's
(Greendale)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
n/a2014
Target
(Greenfield)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$8,364,000 $4,650,000 $3,714,000 $7,138,300 2015
Wal-Mart
(Greenfield)
MilwaukeeOpen$20,566,500 $5,120,000 $15,446,500 n/a2017
Walgreen's
(Milwaukee, 2 parcels)
MilwaukeeOpen$5,889,700 $5,209,000 $680,700 n/a2017
Menards
(Oak Creek)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Judicial decision, undisclosed )
$9,643,900 $7,600,000 $2,043,900 $8,000,000 2015
Mayfair Mall
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpen$400,000,000 $295,269,139 $104,730,861 n/a2014
Mayfair Mall
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpen$421,008,500 $289,488,897 $131,519,603 n/a2015
CVS
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$1,875,000 $1,500,000 $375,000 $1,700,000 2014
CVS
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$1,875,000 $1,500,000 $375,000 $1,700,000 2015
Target
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$15,617,600 $7,998,243 $7,619,357 $14,742,038 2014
Target
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$15,617,600 $8,073,588 $7,544,012 $14,453,535 2015
Walgreen's
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpenn/an/an/an/a2015
Best Buy
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpen$8,695,800 $5,750,000 $2,945,800 n/a2015
Mayfair Mall
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpen$445,000,000 $299,000,000 $146,000,000 n/a2016
Mayfair Mall
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpen$447,600,000 n/a2017
Best Buy
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpen$8,695,800 $5,750,000 $2,945,800 n/a2016
Meijer Stores
(Wauwatosa)
MilwaukeeOpen$22,633,100 $7,965,000 $14,668,100 n/a2016
Walgreen's
(Wauwatosa*)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Stipulation, undisclosed )
$21,426,800 $10,598,387 $10,828,413 n/a2013
Walgreen's
(Wauwatosa*)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Stipulation, undisclosed )
$21,607,700 $12,415,915 $9,191,785 n/a2014
Walgreen's
(Wauwatosa*)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Stipulation, undisclosed )
$21,607,700 $12,415,915 $9,191,785 n/a2015
Menards
(West Milwaukee)
MilwaukeeClosed
(Stipulation, undisclosed )
$8,900,000 $5,516,160 $3,383,840 $8,700,000 2016
Menards
(Rhinelander)
OneidaOpenn/a2017
Walgreen's
(Appleton)
OutagamieClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$16,200,600 $8,185,651 $8,014,949 $10,205,600 2014
CVS
(Appleton)
OutagamieClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$4,459,500 $1,300,000 $3,159,500 $2,100,000 2016
Sears
(Grand Chute)
OutagamieOpen$8,956,100 $5,950,000 $3,006,100 n/a2016
Bon-Ton
(Grand Chute)
OutagamieOpen$7,729,400 $1,090,778 $6,638,622 n/a2017
Macy's
(Grand Chute)
OutagamieOpen$11,365,200 $7,000,000 $4,365,200 n/a2017
Walgreen's
(Little Chute)
OutagamieClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$3,316,900 $1,700,000 $1,616,900 $2,486,700 2015
Menards
(St. Croix Falls)
PolkOpen$8,511,000 $6,096,941 $2,414,059 n/a 2017
Menards
(Plover)
PortageOpen$8,313,200 $6,274,711 $2,038,489 n/a 2016
Menards
(Plover)
PortageOpen$8,313,200 $6,274,711 $2,038,489 n/a 2017
Lowe's
(Plover)
PortageOpen$7,356,600 $3,728,301 $3,628,299 n/a 2016
Lowe's
(Plover)
PortageOpen$7,356,600 $3,728,301 $3,628,299 n/a 2017
Menards
(Mount Pleasant)
RacineClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$12,002,800 $6,305,350 $5,697,450 $10,765,5602016
Menards
(Mount Pleasant)
RacineClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$12,002,800 $6,305,350 $5,697,450 $12,002,800 2014
Menards
(Mount Pleasant)
RacineClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$12,002,800 $6,305,350 $5,697,450 $10,765,5602015
Target
(Racine)
RacineClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$10,200,000 $4,200,000 $6,000,000 $7,000,000 2013
Target
(Racine)
RacineClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$10,200,000 $4,600,000 $5,600,000 $7,000,000 2015
Menards
(Beloit)
RockOpenn/a2016
Menards
(Beloit)
RockOpenn/a2017
Woodman's
(Beloit)
RockOpenn/a2017
Menards
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Settlement, refund of $403,008 )
$17,579,600 $6,015,000 $11,564,600 $11,000,000 2014
Sears
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Settlement, refund of $40,357 )
n/a2014
Menards
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Settlement, refund of $68,667 )
$13,596,800 $6,015,000 $7,581,800 $10,800,000 2015
Farm & Fleet
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$6,334,800 $4,100,000 $2,234,800 n/a2015
Menards
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Settlement, refund of $98,398 )
$13,596,800 $6,015,000 $7,581,800 $9,750,000 2016
Best Buy
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Withdrawn by retailer, undisclosed )
n/a2016
Menards
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Settlement, refund of $71,199 )
$13,596,800 $6,015,000 $7,581,800 $10,700,000 2016
Sam's Club
(Janesville)
RockOpen$12,828,300 $7,400,000 $5,428,300 n/a2017
Wal-Mart
(Janesville)
RockOpen$18,416,200 $9,850,000 $8,566,200 n/a2017
Woodman's
(Janesville)
RockOpen$15,871,600 $13,600,000 $2,271,600 n/a2017
Target
(Janesville)
RockClosed
(Settlement, refund of $16,616 )
$6,405,500 $5,300,000 $1,105,500 $6,024,500 2014
Menards
(Baraboo)
SaukClosed
(Dismissed, undisclosed )
$8,038,000 $6,100,000 $1,938,000 $7,600,0002016
Menards
(Baraboo)
SaukClosed
(Dismissed, undisclosed )
$8,038,000 $6,100,000 $1,938,000 $7,600,0002016
Wal-Mart
(Sheboygan)
SheboyganOpenn/a2017
Menards
(Hudson)
St. CroixOpenn/a2017
Wal-Mart
(New Richmond)
St. CroixOpen$11,346,800 $7,780,000 $3,566,800 n/a2017
Best Buy
(Lake Geneva)
WalworthClosed n/a2015
ShopKo
(West Bend)
WashingtonClosed
(Settlement, refund of $37,092.05 )
$8,874,600 $4,866,100 $4,008,500 $6,950,000 2015
Menards
(West Bend)
WashingtonOpen$9,837,200 $5,623,200 $4,214,000 n/a 2016
Menards
(West Bend)
WashingtonOpen$9,837,200 $5,623,200 $4,214,000 n/a 2017
Continental 76 (c/o Wal-Mart)
(West Bend)
WashingtonOpen$12,858,800 $10,200,000 $2,658,800 n/a 2017
ShopKo
(West Bend)
WashingtonClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$6,950,000 $3,850,000 $3,100,000 $6,950,000 2017
Target
(Brookfield)
WaukeshaClosed$13,341,100 $9,329,000 $4,012,100 n/a 2016
Sears
(Brookfield)
WaukeshaOpen$22,368,100 $16,000,000 $6,368,100 n/a 2016
Bon-Ton
(Brookfield)
WaukeshaClosed$23,620,000 $15,700,000 $7,920,000 n/a 2016
Walgreen's
(Delafield)
WaukeshaClosed
(Settlement, refund of $3,243.06? )
$3,142,000 $2,700,000 $442,000 $2,900,000 2014
Kohls
(Delafield)
WaukeshaOpen$9,104,700 $5,600,000 $3,504,700 n/a 2016
Walgreen's
(Elm Grove)
WaukeshaClosed
(Settlement, refund of 4,840.75 )
$3,173,800 $1,989,128 $1,184,672 $2,920,000 2015
Woodman's
(Menomonee Falls)
WaukeshaOpen$15,432,600 $11,000,000 $4,432,600 n/a 2017
Menards
(Pewaukee)
WaukeshaOpen$10,934,000 $6,702,000 $4,232,000 n/a 2016
Farm & Fleet
(Waukesha)
WaukeshaClosed
(Dismissed, undisclosed )
n/a2015
Menards
(Waukesha)
WaukeshaClosed
(Settlement, refund of $41,121 )
$15,985,600 $8,264,000 $7,721,600 $14,000,000 2016
Farm & Fleet
(Waukesha)
WaukeshaClosed
(Settlement, refund of $17,663 )
$6,028,500 $4,600,000 $1,428,500 $5,550,000 (2015), $ 5,650,000 (2016), $5,750,000 (2017)2016
Target
(Waukesha)
WaukeshaClosed
(Settlement, refund of $61,237 )
$10,335,100 $7,300,000 $3,035,100 $8,800,000 (2015), $8,900,000 (2016), $9,000,000 (2017) 2016
Wal-Mart
(Waukesha)
WaukeshaOpen$14,028,800 $8,877,850 $5,150,950 n/a 2017
Woodman's
(Waukesha)
WaukeshaOpen$16,605,000 $15,000,000 $1,605,000 n/a 2017
Walgreen's
(Oshkosh)
WinnebagoClosed
(Judicial decision, undisclosed )
$3,400,400 $1,611,292 $1,789,108 $2,097,000 2014
Walgreen's
(Oshkosh)
WinnebagoClosed
(Judicial decision, undisclosed )
$3,348,900 $1,510,586 $1,838,314 $2,024,000 2014
Menards
(Oshkosh)
WinnebagoClosed
(Settlement, undisclosed )
$10,831,300 $5,932,188 $4,899,112 $9,100,000 2016

*A settlement resolved all open assessment cases involving the city and several Walgreen properties. Acording to the Wauwatosa city assesor, the five year settlement value loss for three of the properties was 7.5 million dollars.